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Threats to Tax Exemptions

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:15pm
Webinar
Tax exemptions are under attack by legislatures, tax assessors, and the courts. During the webinar we will explore the rationale for exemption of nonprofits and foundations, review current threats to tax exemption including challenges to property tax exemption and payments in lieu of taxes (PILOTS), and explore what state associations and regional associations can do to protect exemptions.
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Public Policy Round Robin

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Conference Call
These monthly calls are an opportunity for regional association staff to exchange information on policy work, both legislative and administrative. This month's call will include a discussion on legislative efforts to establish state tax credits/deductions for endowments held at community foundations.
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Nonpartisan Election-Related Activities: Roles for Nonprofits and Foundations

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:15pm
Webinar
With the presidential primaries driving interest in elections, this webinar will review the do’s and don’ts of engaging in election-related activities, from the absolute ban on participating in partisan electioneering, to ballot measures, voter registration, and get out the vote. During this webinar, we will also hear about examples of Regional Association and State Association nonpartisan voter engagement efforts.
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Foundations on the Hill 2016

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 to Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Washington, DC
Save the Date! We are excited to announce that Foundations on the Hill 2016 (FOTH) will take place April 12-13 with our partner, Council on Foundations. Due to timing and location of the Council's Annual Conference in Washington, DC next year, FOTH will begin at the conclusion of the COF conference on the 12th. Additional information, including registration fees, host hotel location and programming, will be available soon.
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